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Bailiwick

The administrative term for the jurisdictions of Guernsey and Jersey, which are areas outside the United Kingdom belonging to the British Crown and in most ways subject to the United Kingdom. The term derives from a medieval jurisdiction presided over by a type of medieval sheriff's deputy. A bailiwick is headed by a bailiff.
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Rather, the UK is responsible for the Bailiwick's international affairs and, at Guernsey's request, may arrange for the ratification of any convention to be extended to the Bailiwick.
At the niche-driven Bailiwick, best known for its gay-friendly musical revues like the current "Bare-naked Lads Take Off Broadway," such distractions seem unlikely.
Along with the Bailiwick of Guernsey it forms the grouping known as the Channel Islands.
This time, they must enter Bailiwick Castle, the stronghold Dally Rumpe has seized and filled with his dangerous minions.
Martin Pipe not only saddles Magical Bailiwick, who rattled up four wins on the bounce earlier this term, but has Maximize and Carryonharry making the long journey north from Devon, too.
But since then Magical Bailiwick has been a revelation, beginning his victory spree with a three-length call from a mark of 91 in a similar event at Taunton the following month.
Martin Pipe, for whom the fog cleared in time for him to register his 100th winner of the season as 9-2 chance Magical Bailiwick took the opening contest.
Here her analysis is most surefooted as she discusses late eighteenth and early nineteenth-century fiction, Benedict's professional bailiwick. Not surprisingly the author's interpretations of works by Mary Shelly, Ann Radcliffe, and William Codwin are particularly perceptive.
The system, Homeless Individuals and Families Information System or HIFIS, which is currently the bailiwick of Human Resources Development Canada, has cost more than $1.3 million in consulting, planning, designing, programming, testing and re-testing.
Nothing bars Bush from pursuing his religious mission privately, but he should not put it in his official bailiwick.
The Bailiwick of Jersey comprises the island of Jersey and a few uninhabited islands and covers approximately 45 square miles in surface area, with a resident population of approximately 85,000.
Swords is the designated county seat and it is here, facing the low, robust bailiwick of a Norman castle, that the young American-Irish firm Bucholz McEvoy has built Fingal County Hall.